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Omphaloptycha jenksi

Gastropoda - Coelostylinidae

Taxonomy
Omphaloptycha jenksi was named by Haas (1953). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Cerro de Pasco area, Ninacaca, loc. 78, which is in a Rhaetian marine limestone in Peru.

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1953Omphaloptycha jenksi Haas p. 142 figs. Pl 8, figs 29,32-34,38,39,42

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
superorderHypsogastropoda(Ponder and Lindberg 1997)
familyCoelostylinidaeCossmann 1909
genusOmphaloptycha
speciesjenksi

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Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available